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Subject: Re: [boost] [python] Building and Testing needs to be updated for modular-boost
From: Edward Diener (eldiener_at_[hidden])
Date: 2014-08-03 19:17:35

On 8/3/2014 12:12 PM, Jürgen Hunold wrote:
> Hi Edward,
> Am Samstag, 2. August 2014, 20:28:42 schrieb Edward Diener:
>> On 8/2/2014 5:31 AM, Jürgen Hunold wrote:
>>> It even needs more caretaking. After fixing boost-build.jam to point to
>>> the new build system location, I had to tweak the example itself. Full
>>> patch to get things compiling again attached.
>> Does not this need to go into the upcoming 1.56 release ?
> Well, the Boot.Build setup broke due to modularization. The other fault seems
> to be much older, so this should not be deemed release critical. It should
> certainly be fixed for 1.56.1 / 1.57.0 though.
> Would you prepare a pull request? I doubt that Boost.Python is actively
> maintained, so this might be an issue for the maintenance team. And it might
> be wise to add the example to the regression tests...

When I tried the quickstart with your changes it fixes the Boost Build
issue previously seen. But another issue occurs, both in the quickstart
instructions or when I try to run bjam in the Boost Python build directory:

> ..\..\..\../boost/python/detail/wrap_python.hpp:50:23: fatal error: pyconfig.h: No such file or directory
> # include <pyconfig.h>

Do you have any idea where pyconfig.h is supposed to be ?

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